"Palatine: Hut of Romulus" Palatine Hill Tip by illumina

Palatine Hill, Rome: 78 reviews and 157 photos


Beyond the gardens, in the south-west corner of the hill, excavations have revealed the oldest traces of a settlement in the city (8th century BC). The floors and post-holes of iron age huts are cut into the bedrock - the largest hut plan measures 5 by 3.5m, a slightly oval rectangle.

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  • Written Apr 26, 2006
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